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  • Three summer fitness trends to try
    23 Jul 2014 at 1:48pm
    Functional, fascial and fusion-based training will shape our summer 2014 workouts and our beach bodies, say the experts

  • La Puente girl attempting to run seven marathons on seven continents
    23 Jul 2014 at 1:12pm
    It was around mile 24 of the Orange County Marathon when tears started to well in 12-year-old Blanca Ramirez's eyes.

  • Rovell: For Nike, Rory's win not about clubs
    23 Jul 2014 at 12:57pm
    Rory McIlroy's first major victory with his Nike clubs should be a boon for the company, but the retailer remains more focused on what he's wearing than what he's swinging, writes's Darren Rovell.

  • Dirty Girl Mud Run in Charleston canceled
    23 Jul 2014 at 12:53pm
    Officials in Charleston say a running event expected to draw as many as 2,500 participants this weekend has been canceled.

  • Run For Cures for Crohn's & Colitis With Team Challenge This Winter
    23 Jul 2014 at 12:00pm
    NEW YORK, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America's endurance training and fundraising program, Team Challenge , is thrilled to unveil its upcoming race portfolio with ...

  • Running the Canal Run: Part 2
    23 Jul 2014 at 9:33am
    TV6's Houghton Hancock bureau reporter, Sarah Blakely, gets help training for the Canal Run from a fitness expert

  • Genius wife finds running track among skyscrapers
    23 Jul 2014 at 6:19am
    MY WIFE is a genius. She has demonstrated this twice. The first time, of course, was her decision to accept my marriage proposal. The second has been to find the only city centre high-rise hotel I have ever heard of with its own outdoor running track.

  • 0.0!
    23 Jul 2014 at 6:15am
    The group Running USA gathers statitistics about these things and reported a 22 percent increase in the number of people who finished a running event in 2013 compared to 2012. In an opinion piece for the Wall Street Journal last year, Chad Stafko theorized that runners run "because there is no more visible form of strenuous exercise." "If people donated at a certain level I agreed to run the ...

  • Giants outlast Phillies in 14-inning marathon
    23 Jul 2014 at 6:14am
    PHILADELPHIA -- The San Francisco Giants possess a knack for winning extra-inning games.

  • Run Then Wine Marathon to be 2016 Olympic Qualifier
    23 Jul 2014 at 2:43am
    LAS CRUCES >> The Run Then Wine Marathon has now become a certified qualifier for the 2016 U.S.

  • Daughter-in-law of Nike co-founder arrested
    23 Jul 2014 at 12:37am
    The daughter-in-law of a co-founder of Nike was arrested in Oregon on sex abuse charges for allegedly having an intimate relationship with a student athlete whom she was coaching

  • 25th annual Multifest to be held Aug. 1-3
    22 Jul 2014 at 9:00pm
    By Erin Beck Staff writer Despite rumors to the contrary, the 25th annual Multifest will be held at the State Capitol Complex Aug. 1-3, organizers said Tuesday. More than 30,000 people are expected to attend the event. "Multifest has been great for the city and the state," Board President Dallas Staples said. "It's the longest running event of its kind in the state." Multifest is a celebration ...

  • E-Race Cancer Half-Marathon, 5k coming to Lysander
    22 Jul 2014 at 8:56pm
    A new race is in the works and set to be held in the town of Lysander. “The E-Race Cancer Half Marathon and 5K started out as a desire to tie a running event into the Lysander Fall Festravaganza, set for the second Sunday in September,” said co-organizer Michelle Samoraj. “Saturday, the day prior to the Fall Festravaganza (Sept. 13), seemed like the perfect day to hold Baldwinsville’s only half ...

  • Mimi anxiously waiting for The Borneo Post Run
    22 Jul 2014 at 7:13pm
    SIBU: Mimi Kam Ai Fung, 29, is looking forward to joining her friends from Sibu Medical Club to […]

  • How To Find The Perfect Running Shoe
    22 Jul 2014 at 4:58pm
    Photo: John David Becker Your strategy for zeroing in on the right shoe. The post How To Find The Perfect Running Shoe appeared first on .

  • Adidas, Nike China Supplier Yue Yuen Cites Work Stoppage
    22 Jul 2014 at 3:44pm
    Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings Ltd. (551) , which makes shoes for clients including Adidas AG (ADS) and Nike Inc. (NKE) , said employees halted work yesterday in its factory in the southern Chinese city of Zhuhai for social welfare-related issues.

  • Athens, the Marathon capital of the world for good
    22 Jul 2014 at 3:37pm
    Paco Borao, the man who restored Athens as the Marathon capital of the world with the establishment at the Olympic Sports Center of the headquarters of the International Association of Marathon and Long-Distance Races (AIMS) that he presides over, tells Kathimerini a few weeks after his reelection at the helm of the global Marathon movement that the seat of his association is here to stay for ...

  • Deltona will help Latino event — Spirited debate over waiving festival fees
    22 Jul 2014 at 2:56pm
    An infusion of tax dollars ensures a long-running event honoring Hispanic culture will go forward in Deltona, but the decision to support the Latin Arts and Music Festival followed a spirited debate over helping one group while denying another. "For 19 years, this huge festival has been in place in ...

  • Time trials to determine starting positions for race
    22 Jul 2014 at 1:16pm
    The AuSable River Canoe Marathon's time trials event - a three-day competition that determines starting positions for the race's run to the river - features a unique set of challenges. What's toughest? Paddling upstream? The buoy turn? Paddling in shallow water?

  • 'Simpsons' marathon, digital Simpsons World coming
    22 Jul 2014 at 11:12am
    The full 25-year run of "The Simpsons" will arrive on cable channel FXX with a summer marathon, to be followed this fall by a digital extravaganza that could turn other TV shows yellow with envy. ...